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Brookline Attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan On Why She Wants To Take On Sen. Ed Markey In 202012:58
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Shannon Liss-Riordan, a Brookline resident and workers' rights lawyer, is challenging Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey in the 2020 Democratic primary. (Courtesy Shannon Liss-Riordan)
Shannon Liss-Riordan, a Brookline resident and workers' rights lawyer, is challenging Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey in the 2020 Democratic primary. (Courtesy Shannon Liss-Riordan)

U.S. Sen. Ed Markey has served in Congress for more than 35 years, but one Brookline labor lawyer has decided that this term should be his last.

Attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan will challenge Markey in the Democratic primary next year. Liss-Riordan has spent the past two decades fighting for worker's rights, against companies which include Uber, Starbucks, FedEx and American Airlines.

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Shannon Liss-Riordan, partner at Lichten & Liss-Riordan and candidate for Senate.

This segment aired on May 23, 2019.

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